Best of: Tattoo parlors in southwestern Connecticut

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UPDATE: And the winner is….Danbury Tattoo & Piercing in Danbury! Do you have tattoos? Are you thinking of getting one? If so, we want your take on where to go in southwestern Connecticut. For this installment of “Best Of” tell us what the best tattoo parlor in the area is. Don’t see your spot listed […] [Read More]
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Weir Farm National Historic Site, in Wilton and Ridgefield, seeks docents to staff artists’ studios and engage visitors

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Do you have a passion for art, history, or art history?  Are you interested in learning about and sharing the stories of influential American artists? If so, you’re invited to become a studio docent to introduce visitors from around the world to the creative workspaces of artistic masters at Weir Farm National Historic Site. Weir Farm […] [Read More]
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JoyRide Ridgefield and Adam Broderick events will help raise funds for Aldrich education programs

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The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum is partnering with two Ridgefield businesses to raise funds for education programs through Fairfield County’s Community Foundation Giving Day, on Thursday, March 5. The museum will compete for prizes awarded based on the number of unique donations and the amount of funds raised. Also, there will be two events where […] [Read More]
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In weeks, performers will gather for ‘A Little Night Music’ in Greenwich

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Pictured, pianist Mark Kaczmarczyk will be among the musicians putting on “”A Little Night Musi”” at St. Catherine of Siena Church in Greenwich, Conn., on Saturday, Feb. 28 at 8 p.m. Works by Franz Schubert, Samuel Barber and Felix Mendelssohn will be featured. For more information, visit www.stcath.org or call 203-637-3661. It will be an […] [Read More]

Did Philip Johnson actually live in New Canaan’s Glass House?

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T Magazine, the New York Times Style Magazine, recently profiled Philip Johnson’s life at the Glass House in New Canaan. The iconic house served as a weekend getaway for Johnson and his partner, David Whitney. The pair “saw life in New Canaan as perpetual camping, albeit of a luxurious, minimalist sort.” While the Glass House […] [Read More]
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Blues guitarist Tinsley Ellis to play at Georgetown Saloon

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Legendary blues guitarist Tinsley Ellis will be appearing at Georgetown Saloon in Redding on Tuesday,  March 10. He’s on tour to support his new album, “Tough Love.” Show time is 8 p.m. and Georgetown Saloon is at 8 Main St. in Redding. Tickets are $15 in advance, or $20 on the day of the show. For further […] [Read More]
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Israeli Stage, hailing from Boston, will make a stop in Stamford with “Oh God,” Feb. 23

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Pictured, Boston-based theater company Israeli Stage will be in Stamford on Monday, Feb. 23, for a reading of “Oh God” by Anat Gov on Feb. 23. The evening, which is presented by the JCC Greenwich in conjunction with the Palace Theatre, where it is being held, will feature two award-winning Boston-based actors Will Lyman and […] [Read More]
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Spend a summer with Shakespeare by serving as an apprentice

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Pictured, people gather on the lawn for the opening night of Shakespeare on the Sound’s presentation of Othello at Pinkney Park in Rowayton Tuesday June 15, 2010. Shows start at 730pm and continue through June 26 with no Monday performances. File photo Apprentices are sought for Shakespeare on the Sound, the outdoor summer Shakespeare program […] [Read More]

Authors of ‘Mah Jongg: The Art of the Game’ will do a signing on Saturday, Feb. 14, at House of Books in Kent

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There will be a book signing Saturday, Feb. 14, for “Mah Jongg: The Art of the Game” at House of Books, from 3 to 4 p.m. This book fully captures the story of the exotic and exciting game of Mah Jongg, offering an intimate look at its history, as well as the visual beauty of the […] [Read More]
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Best of Valentine’s Day: Romantic restaurants

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UPDATE: And the winner is….L’Escale in Greenwich! It’s that time of year again when couples flock to local restaurants for a romantic Valentine’s Day dinner. There are plenty of eateries that set the mood, but we want to know where you like to take your sweetheart. For this installment of Best of Valentine’s Day we […] [Read More]